Thrifty Ballarat Junior Game Day

Tonight is game day for a number of our Thrifty Ballarat Junior teams as they take part in the Pre-Grading in the Victorian Junior basketball League. All games are away. Game Details Below:   Friday, November 15, 2019 6:40pm Melton court 1: Thrifty Under 14 Rush (3) v Broadmeadows (2) 6:40pm Melton court 2: Thrifty…

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White Board Coaches Clinics

Ballarat Basketball will be holding the first 2 White Board Clinics for 2019 -2020. The sessions will be conducted on court at B.SEC with a number of special guests. Tracy York WNBL Bendigo Spirit Head Coach Paul Gorris WNBL Canberra Capitals Head Coach & Opals Assistan   Topic of coaching includes:  Building Blocks for Pressure…

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McKew, Nunn & Anderson confirmed in 2020 Basketball Victoria State Team Coaching Panel

Basketball Victoria has confirmed its 2020 State Team Coaching Staff for next year’s Australian Junior Championships, with outstanding representation from Basketball Ballarat.   Congratulations to newly announced McDonald’s Ballarat Miners Youth Co-coach Ryan McKew who has accepted an Assistant Coaching Role for Victoria Country Under-18 Men’s Team. We’d also like to congratulate Hotondo Homes Ballarat…

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JULY HOLIDAY FUN!

As we know Ballarat in July is pretty cold, wet and to an extent boring… But not at the Minerdome we have a warm, fun and exciting holiday period perfectly catered for your children during their holidays! Jam packed full of programs that cater for the experienced player down to the newbie. We also have…

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Ballarat junior basketballers set for Australian Junior Championships

Written by Ollie Nash   The U/16 Australian Junior Championships will have a Ballarat feel with four Thrifty Ballarat Miners and Rush Juniors selected to travel to Darwin with the Victoria Country team for the tournament.   The AJC, scheduled to run from July 6-13 this year, will feature young stars Milly Sharp, Rosie Todd,…

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Scoretable and Stats Courses

Please all keep a look out for the scoretable and stats courses coming out. With the season fast approaching it is imperative that your stats people are up to date with Version 7. The first Statistician course will be held this Saturday the 23rd with other dates and locations in the coming days/weeks.   For…

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Basketball Ballarat Crowned as Under – 16 Country Champs

Last weekend some of Basketball Ballarat’s best Under-16 & Under-18 players took part in the Country Championships in Bendigo. Players from across the state took to the courts in efforts to be claimed champions for 2019. The Thrifty Ballarat Miners & Rush Juniors represented strongly in the tournament with both Under-16 & Under-18 Miners Rush…

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